The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 15.0320 Thursday, 5 February 2004
From: Clinton Atchley <
Date: Wednesday, 4 Feb 2004 09:24:13 -0600
Can anyone recommend sources on the "sport" of bear-baiting in
Elizabethan England? I'm curious as to where they got the bears and
what kind. I'm assuming the dogs were bred for the purpose.
Thanks in advance,
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